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Reference numberAP/8/23
LevelItem
TitleUnpublished paper, 'Novi systematis ornithologici' ['New ornithological system'] by P [Louis Jean Pierre] Vieillot
Date[1815]
DescriptionVieillot presents his classification system for birds and a list of existing species in Latin. Some marginalia in Greek.

Subject: Zoology / Ornithology

Read to the Royal Society on 21 February 1815.

Vieillot published this classification system in French with an introduction in 1816: Vieillot, L P. 'Analyse d'une nouvelle ornthologie élémentaire'. Deterville, 1816.
LanguageGreek
Latin
Extent89p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialVieillot, L P. 'Analyse d'une nouvelle ornthologie élémentaire'. Deterville, 1816.
URL descriptionFrench version published in Vieillot's Analyse available online at the Bibliotheque Nationale de France
URLhttps://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k9745205x/f1.vertical
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